Westfield students representing 6 different languages recently enjoyed a weeklong summer camp focused on providing meaningful enrichment activities for students to continue their English language acquisition while having fun.
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Tamaques 1st grade teachers Mary Montes and Jenna Utman (6th and 5th from left, respectively) presented a check for $4,000 to Ahisha Quallis of the Westfield Neighborhood Council on June 13 to be used towards a new roof for the community center.
Mary Montes, a first grade teacher at Tamaques Elementary School in Westfield, is the 2018 recipient of the Westfield Rotary Club’s Philhower Fellowship in recognition of outstanding teaching at the elementary school level.
There was much energy and excitement at Tamaques School as grade level and individual winners of the annual Reading Marathon were announced at an awards ceremony on March 28.
Hundreds of students and their families from Westfield Public Schools participated in a recent districtwide community service effort in support of homeless shelters, fighting hunger campaigns, senior citizens, rescue animal organizations, and others in need of charitable help.
The Westfield Public School District has been named one of the “Best Communities for Music Education” in the nation for its outstanding commitment to music education.
Two Westfield elementary teams competed in the World Finals Tournament of the Odyssey of the Mind, an international educational program that provides creative problem-solving opportunities for students.
At its May 8 meeting, the Westfield Board of Education approved the appointment of Elizabeth Delasandro as Supervisor of K-12 Mathematics and Warren Hynes as Westfield High School Assistant Principal.
There was dancing in the Westfield Public School District as students held dance marathons and other events to raise money for charitable causes.
Fifth grade students and their family members recently attended Café Cultural, an annual event designed to showcase the elementary World Language program in Westfield Public Schools.